East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 547 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • East Elementary School operates within the Union County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 547 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 547 students
East Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % East Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
East Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade East Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
East Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Elementary School American Indian Students (1994-1995)
Asian
n/a
3%
East Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2000)
Hispanic
58%
16%
East Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
34%
26%
East Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
6%
50%
East Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
East Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups East Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.66
East Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
52%
East Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
East Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,098 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 42% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,689 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 41,650 912
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $333 MM $10 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $357 MM $11 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,098 $11,110
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,689 $11,529
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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